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The Resource Who was Rosa Parks?, by Yona Zeldis McDonough ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi

Who was Rosa Parks?, by Yona Zeldis McDonough ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi

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Who was Rosa Parks?
Title
Who was Rosa Parks?
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by Yona Zeldis McDonough ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1955, Rosa Parks refused to give her bus seat to a white passenger in Montgomery, Alabama. This seemingly small act triggered civil rights protests across America and earned Rosa Parks the title "Mother of the Civil Rights Movement."
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Summary
In 1955, Rosa Parks refused to give her bus seat to a white passenger in Montgomery, Alabama. This seemingly small act triggered civil rights protests across America and earned Rosa Parks the title "Mother of the Civil Rights Movement."
Biography type
individual biography
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373938
Cataloging source
DLC
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McDonough, Yona Zeldis
Dewey number
  • 323.092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
700
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
F334.M753
LC item number
P385545 2010
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700
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Who was-- ?
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  • Parks, Rosa
  • African American women
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights workers
  • African Americans
  • Segregation in transportation
  • Montgomery (Ala.)
  • Montgomery (Ala.)
  • Parks, Rosa
  • African American women
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights workers
  • African Americans
  • Segregation in transportation
  • Montgomery Bus Boycott, Montgomery, Ala., 1955-1956
  • Race relations
  • Montgomery (Ala.)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Who was Rosa Parks?, by Yona Zeldis McDonough ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 106)
Contents
Who was Rosa Parks? -- Down on the farm -- City lights -- Life with Raymond -- The call to action -- Back of the bus -- A visit to Highlander -- A new day -- "No riders today!" -- Moving ahead
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
106 p.
Isbn
9781451736618
Lccn
2009051593
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)477274017
Label
Who was Rosa Parks?, by Yona Zeldis McDonough ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 106)
Contents
Who was Rosa Parks? -- Down on the farm -- City lights -- Life with Raymond -- The call to action -- Back of the bus -- A visit to Highlander -- A new day -- "No riders today!" -- Moving ahead
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
106 p.
Isbn
9781451736618
Lccn
2009051593
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)477274017

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